Ray White New Zealand welcomes new leader in Nelson Region

The Ray White Group has just welcomed Mark Rumsey to the family as the new business owner, principal and licensed agent for Ray White Nelson, Richmond and Motueka in the beautiful Upper South Island. A business owner for the last decade, Mr Rumsey said he was excited about his next chapter, heading up not one… Read more »

Tiny homes being sold for big cause

Two tiny houses are going under the hammer for a huge cause at midday on Saturday, May 18. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom homes on wheels have been crafted by 20 of Christchurch’s tradies in training from the Ara Institute of Canterbury. Ray White Ferrymead is proudly managing the auction, covering all standard agent costs, which means… Read more »

It was a Beary interesting Easter in Kerikeri

Fostering the ongoing relationship with Plunket in Northland, Ray White Kerikeri ran their annual Ray White Teddy Bear’s Picnic in Kerikeri on Sunday 14 April 2019. The event saw hundreds converge on Kerikeri’s Stone Store Basin for an afternoon of entertainment which included a teddy bear parade, colouring competitions, a giant bubble display, raffles, games… Read more »

Real estate titans set to help Christchurch rise

A powerful collective of Australasian real estate industry titans have rallied together to stage a conference called RISE2019, with all proceeds going to the victims of the families of the recent violence in Christchurch. Industry veteran of 35 years, Chris Hanley OAM, who owns First National Byron Bay, was so deeply affected by the recent violence… Read more »

Steve Hansen backs Ray White for its commitment to customer satisfaction.

World-beating rugby coach Steve Hansen today declared leading real estate company Ray White New Zealand ‘A Name to Trust’. Steve put his name to Ray White at the launch of a new campaign shining a light on how the company has gone about raising its customer satisfaction score to become the most recommended real estate… Read more »

Ray White raising love for Hawke’s Bay

Ray White Napier’s Chris Baylis has launched the ‘Raising Love for Hawke’s Bay’ drive, hoping that when it comes to the crunch, 1,500 packets of peanut-free biscuits would be collected to support the Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) New Zealand. The initiative, that started on 01 April, runs for three weeks, and the Ray White… Read more »

Property for Industry Limited buy industrial asset for $17.2M

PROPERTY for Industry Limited (PFI) has purchased an industrial property in Auckland for $17.2M off-market at 41-61 Spartan Road in Takanini. The tenant, MaxiTRANS, is one of the largest suppliers of truck and trailer parts to the road transport industry in Australia and the largest supplier of locally manufactured road transport trailer solutions in Australia… Read more »

Ray White NZ welcomes a new office in Ohope Beach

Well-known and respected real estate business owner and agent Ray Johnson has officially made the move to Ray White, in the idyllic Ohope Beach in the eastern Bay of Plenty. The Ohope Beach office will be 172nd location across New Zealand for the Ray White network. His existing business, Ohope Beach Realty has been a… Read more »

A funky little Northland property offered at auction at no-reserve

You may be familiar with the property – a modest one bedroom, open plan house which ranked up over 13,000 views online in the leadup to the no-reserve auction on Sunday, 3 March at the 2019 Funky Fish Festival.We’re pleased to announce that the property achieved a record sales price of $500 – all of… Read more »

Whangārei now home to KiwiBuild houses for sale

Buyers have the chance to snap up the very first KiwiBuild homes, with construction underway and available to purchase in Whangārei’s newest suburb, Kotātā Heights, just minutes from the city. KiwiBuild is about restoring the dream of home ownership to families throughout New Zealand, by providing eligible first home buyers with exclusive access to a… Read more »

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  • Ray White CEO appears on NZI Business

    Ray White CEO Carey Smith appears on NZI Business TV1 responding to recent changes in the property market.

  • Ray White NZ August Sales Surge 47%

    The  August property sales results for the Ray White Group throughout New Zealand have seen an increase of 47% on the same time last year.  These results are also reflected in the increase in listing stock, which has seen the company lift 27% more properties than this time last year. The Northland region increased its… Read more »

  • Ray White Opens in Opotiki

    The Ray White Group is proud to announce the opening of its 130th office throughout New Zealand in the central North Island market of Opotiki.  Jackie Rooney, who is  the Principal Officer of the new Ray White office, commented that in order to provide better services to her clients she has aligned her business with… Read more »

  • South Island Agent Embraces Auction

      Brent Sterm sold his first auction at 10 Martin Ave in Wakefield last Sunday. The street was clustered with cars, balloons were hanging from every letter box, and the profile for Grant Chaney and Ray White was huge. Prior to the main event a pamper package to Hanmer Springs Heritage Hotel and Hot Springs was auctioned… Read more »

  • Auction Success Rate Through the Roof

    As Christchurch continues their fortnightly Auction Gala’s, the success rate has hit an all time high. Four weeks ago 7 out of 9 auctions sold under the hammer – an impressive result in anyone’s eyes. This week this was improved with a result of 8 out of 10, with the last 2 remaining properties going… Read more »

  • NZ Mortgage Brokers Assoc Awards

    Loan Market’s Bruce Patten has come in runner up in the 2009 New Zealand Mortgage Brokers Association Broker of the Year award which was presented last Friday.  In addition to being named the national runner up, Bruce, a regular finalist in the New Zealand mortgage broking industry’s prestigious yearly awards, was named Broker of the… Read more »

  • The Signature Campaign is Launched

    On behalf of the Ray White Group, we are proud to release our Signature Statement campaign, which commences on 5th September 2009 and runs until 25th of September 2009.   The Signature Statement campaign is a three – four week window of opportunity for those who are currently selling their property with Ray White.  There are several marketing… Read more »

  • Loan Market NZ PLM Results for July

    The Loan Market continues their run of outstanding months in placing mortgages for our purchasers.  They completed just on 191 loans and our top broker for the month of July was Bruce Patten.  Scott Charlesworth who continues to have a great year, also had an outstanding month.  The leader of our Central North Island business… Read more »

  • Ray White NZ July Sales Results

    We achieved our best July in four years, with our trading being up 37% on last year.  Our listing stock was also in positive territory, with auctions increasing by 45% and marketing up 24%.  Our Ponsonby office achieved the best sales turnover in the NZ group.  The team from Manukau also had an outstanding month coming… Read more »

  • Top NZ Elite Members Awarded

    Recently the Auckland sales team came together for their quarterly awards at the Floating Pavilion.  Part of the evening was dedicated to the Premier and Elite members for 2009.  We welcomed our first Elite members for the year, having achieved this status at the end of June.   Pictured are Lesley Hawes (Kingsland), Liz Parker (Whangaparaoa)… Read more »